The Masai Heartlands Itinerary

The wonders of Kenya and Tanzania unfold on this African adventure tour. Enjoy Serengeti safaris, the Ngorongoro Crater, Nakuru, Naivasha and the magical Masai Mara.

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Masai warrior, Kenya

Cheetah family, Kenya


Traveller meeting Masai women in Loita Hills

Elephant, Ngorongoro Crater

Flamingos and elephants, Ngorongoro crater

Day 1 Nairobi

Arrive in modern Nairobi. If arriving early, Kenya's National Museum is an interesting place to visit.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Day 2 Lake Nakuru

Witness the magic of a thousand flamingos taking flight and enjoy a game drive to seek out some of the iconic African wildlife that call Nakuru Park their home.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 3-4 Lake Naivasha

Visit a village to interact with locals and learn about their daily activities. Travel on to Lake Naivasha, a freshwater lake in the Great Rift Valley which is home to eagles, cormorants and kingfishers.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 5 Loita Hills

Camp among a local tribe in the heart of Maasai country to learn about the lives of these red-robed warriors.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 6-7 Masai Mara National Reserve

The rivers and plains of the Masai Mara National Reserve are home to some of the world's most famous predators - spend the next few days exploring the area in search of them.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 8 Narok

Chill out poolside or head into town to mingle with the many Maasai residents.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Day 9 Kisii

Follow the contours of the Great Rift Valley to the town of Kisii, surrounded by miles of tea plantations.
ACCOM: Dormitory - 1

Day 10 Lake Victoria

Watch master soapstone craftsmen at work and observe local life at the Musoma market. Cross into Tanzania and camp on the shores of the largest lake in Africa, Lake Victoria.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 11-12 Serengeti National Park

Embark on a sunset safari across the Serengeti's golden grasses to spot cheetahs, lions and zebras. Sleep in the heart of the national park and drift off to sleep as nocturnal animals come to life.
ACCOM: Camping (with basic facilities) - 2

Day 13 Ngorongoro Crater

Camp on the rim of the extraordinary Ngorongoro Crater. With endless views of jagged volcanic peaks and open grasslands below, this is one of the most spectacular camping spots in the world.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Day 14 Meserani

Look for Africa's famous animals in the densely populated Ngorongoro Crater before making tracks to the small village of Mto Wa Mbu and browsing the village markets.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Day 15 Nairobi

Conclude the Masai Heartlands tour upon return to Kenya's capital, Nairobi.